In addition to the two new GMs this year, how about 5-6 more before the year ends?
(Ben Chow, somewhere on 1880+)
|4||NM||Chua Kim Loong, Victor||462||1890||19 Oct 2008||+24||Dec 2008|
|=5||*NM||Lim Li Wei||323||1884||28 Sep 2008||Jul 2009|
|=5||**NM||Prudencio, Marlon||258||1884||19 Oct 2008||+5||Oct 2009|
|=9||**NM||Liew Kian Boon||288||1861||28 Sep 2008||(Life)|
(Quoted selectively from Toucanet)
3 more tournaments left to the end of the year! But then again, last year, with 3 tourneys left… this is what the ratings looked like. Maybe there won’t be huge surprises this year either.